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Executive General Adjuster

Rudie van Veen

Executive General Adjuster

Biography

After studying structural engineering, Rudie started in a position as claims handler and underwriter for Construction All Risks and construction-related General Liability insurances with a major Dutch insurance company. In 2007, Rudie made the switch to loss adjusting when he joined Vanderwal & Joosten, a McLarens Company, and a top tier loss adjusting firm.

With over 10 years of experience working in the Dutch and London Insurance Industry, Rudie developed into a versatile adjuster who is involved in predominantly complex CAR/EAR, Property, Liability and Marine claims that frequently require traveling worldwide.

In 2017, Rudie was part of a McLarens CAT team in the Caribbean following hurricanes Irma and Maria. In 2019, Rudie was deployed to the Bahamas dealing with numerous claims caused by hurricane Dorian.

NOTABLE ASSIGNMENTS

  • Port terminal crane collapse in Belgium (USD 25 Million)
  • Water damage in under construction laboratory (USD 7 Million)
  • Crankshaft issues of truck engines: Recall (USD 6.75 Million)
  • Steel quality issues in biogas storage tanks in Germany: CAR (USD 4.275 Million)
  • Gas explosion in residential area: Liability (USD 3 Million)
  • Water damage to pharmaceuticals: All Risks (USD 2.5 Million)
  • Numerous losses due to failing bicycle components: Product Liability (up to USD 2 Million each)
  • Numerous losses to service stations all over Europe (up to USD 1.5 Million each)
  • Soil remediation project: Subsidence in residential area (USD 1.2 Million)
  • Electrical fire in high worth villa in the Netherlands: Liability (USD 1.2 Million)
  • Construction in Netherlands: Quay wall deformation (USD 700 K)
  • Fire in a mobile home in Belgium: Product liability (USD 160 K)

Office Address / Contact Information

McLarens BV
Schiphol Office
Hendrik Walaardt Sacréstraat 405
1117 BM Schiphol
Netherlands
Local Time: 12:24 pm
Local Date: 29 November, 2022
McLarens BV
Rotterdam Office
K.P. van der Mandelelaan 90
3062 MB Rotterdam
Netherlands
Local Time: 12:24 pm
Local Date: 29 November, 2022
McLarens BV
Utrecht Office
Groenewoudsedijk 50
3528 BK Utrecht
Netherlands
Local Time: 12:24 pm
Local Date: 29 November, 2022

Qualifications

HU University of Applied Sciences Utrecht – Structural Engineering, Legal Liability (industry training)

Additional Expertise

General Liability, Marine Cargo, Product Liability

Adjuster Experience

15 years 2007

Language Skills

English and Dutch (fluent), German (moderate), Spanish (moderate) and French (basic)